Iodoform is a pale yellow, crystalline, volatile substance, it has a penetrating and distinctive odor and, analogous to chloroform, sweetish taste It is occasionally used as a disinfectant. It is also known as tri-iodomethane, carbon triiodide, and methyl triiodide.
|Assay||NLT 99% & NMT 100% as CHI3||98% min|
|Loss on drying||NMT 0.5%||1.00% Max|
|Residue on ignition||NMT0.1%|
|Melting point||Between 119o – 122o;|
|Coloring Acids & Alkalies||Pass test|
|Chloride||300 PPM Max|